There's isn't much development but I was wondering if I can be of any help since I'm still using MIB1 Discovery Pro
However, my car was imported from Japan so i'm not sure if it's compatible with the tools you've made
Was wondering how easy/hard to port the stuff from MIB2 HIGH toolbox to MIB1
As promised, I did the water drainage hose replacement today and will be sharing some of the things that I've found out:
(1) According to ETKA, 5Q2820127E is the latest revision hence I ordered this part number from e-acca. The part I received is made in china and has a "valeo" logo on it...
Any tips on doing the replacement?
Recommended tools to navigate the tight area and re-seat the cables in its position?
Did you remove the hood latch sensor cable while replacing the cable?
I peeked through the gap and noticed that my cable is seated under the hood latch sensor cable
Yeah, definitely gonna do that
I've opened up the junction box, the interior seems to be in a good condition for now
Replacing the cable is not an easy task as it is hidden behind the structure holding the intercooler without any easy access...removing that structure will require full bumper...
I ordered a new cable, planning to replace it but now I'm wondering if there's any form of reinforcement that can be done to prevent the above from happening
That black part that broke is supposed to be some PA66-GF50 material (polyamide mixed with glass fibre)
What I can do now is add some...
mk8 coolant tank retrofit
My old tank is due for replacement as it still has the silica bag in it and it was really filthy in there
No amount of coolant flush is able to clean them out, hence a replacement tank is highly recommended
I came across this retrofit in the fb post shared earlier...
Not sure where to share them but I guess a new thread is fine
This cover serve no purposes other than aesthetic value and that is entirely subjective
I have confirmed that the fuse box cover for the Mk8 Golf will fit Mk7/7.5 cars just fine
The parts involved (2 options available, either one is...
Did you manage to get it replaced?
FCP Euro did a video on how to open the bonnet with a broken latch
And in their description they mentioned "Stay tuned for an upcoming DIY where we'll actually install the hood release. For now, we just wanted to share how we actually got the hood open." but...
I'm pretty sure the drain pipe for mk7 are located on the right side of the car regardless of RHD or LHD model
I have the RHD model and the drain pipe is located under the foot rest on driver side (right side)
The video I shared earlier, is a LHD model, and the drain pipe is located on the...
The trim cover itself comes with 2 small drain holes, located towards the midsection of the car
I suspect the water from the AC will drip onto the location i marked with the star, still trying to confirm them in this thread-...
I went underneath the car today and took out the front exhaust tunnel cover (5Q0 825 229 C). Upon removal, a small amount of water spilled from the cover.
So this has confirmed my suspicion that the water from the AC drain pipe will drip and accumulate onto the cover.
Not sure if the small...
Ya, I'm thinking it might be "blocked" by the firewall (without a direct line of sight) in the exhaust tunnel from underneath
Anyway, I've ordered a replacement tube before I proceed to remove it for cleaning